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Violet Ryo-Hwa Woo
Health care providers, community partners and NAU faculty from around the state joined in Flagstaff and discussed Arizona’s significant health inequities and the need for a diverse health workforce. The Health Research Workforce Diversity Symposium was part of a larger university initiative to address health disparities by increasing the number of underrepresented professionals in health-related research fields.
Attendees heard that individuals with chronic and infectious diseases are often part of at-risk population groups. Increasing diversity among health researchers and health care providers can… Read more